Lost in a good book

theaebarber:

Books and Cupcakes October Book Photo Challenge, Day 3: I’ve Been Meaning to Read This
The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde.

theaebarber:

Books and Cupcakes October Book Photo Challenge, Day 3: I’ve Been Meaning to Read This

The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde.

“I would drown in under a minute, which is far, far preferable to being dissolved alive over the space of a few weeks.”
Eddie Russett ~ Shades of Grey by Jasper Fforde (via bellaidovve)
quoteallthethings:

You see? I know where every single book used to be in the library.’ She pointed to the shelf opposite. ‘Over there was Catch-22, which was a hugely popular fishing book and one of a series, I believe.
— Jasper Fforde

quoteallthethings:

You see? I know where every single book used to be in the library.’ She pointed to the shelf opposite. ‘Over there was Catch-22, which was a hugely popular fishing book and one of a series, I believe.

— Jasper Fforde

julievans:

Me & Jasper Fforde (just before I was diagnosed in 2008 on the left, and 5 minutes ago TODAY on the right!) #besidemyself #callmethursdaynext (at Books by the Banks)

julievans:

Me & Jasper Fforde (just before I was diagnosed in 2008 on the left, and 5 minutes ago TODAY on the right!) #besidemyself #callmethursdaynext (at Books by the Banks)

“Je jure par le Grand Manitou de faire respecter les règles de la Jurifiction, de protéger le Monde des Livres et de défendre chaque personnage fictif, aussi mal écrit soit-il, contre l’oppression. Je ne fuirai pas mon devoir, ni n’utiliserai ma position et mes connaissances à des fins personnelles. Les secrets qui me seront confiés par le Conseil des Genres ou le Grand Central du Texte resteront secrets dans le cadre de mes fonctions, et je ferai tout mon possible pour maintenir le pouvoir de la parole narrative dans le coeur et l’esprit des lecteurs.”

Jasper Fforde - Le puit des histoires perdues (via merenwen-in-wonderland)

Jurisficition Oath in French!

anzunagi:

#48: The Fourth Bear - Jasper Fforde

anzunagi:

#48: The Fourth Bear - Jasper Fforde

aliczia:

Miss Havisham

aliczia:

Miss Havisham

twenty3skidoo:

In which I composed myself long enough to ask for a selfie. 

Book Recommendation: The Eye of Zoltar

ericadbauman:

Book Recommendation: The Eye of Zoltar by @jasperfforde is my #FridayReads

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Dragon in a jeep. You know you’re reading a Fforde novel.

If you are a stranger to Jasper Fforde’s madcap imagination, here are some things you should know:

  1. Never drink carbonated beverages while reading. It tends to burn when it comes back up your nose.
  2. Do some crunches before reading. It decreases the likeliness of pulling a muscle from giggling.
  3. Wear gloves. Papercuts from turning pages too…

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